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Biederman, Charles Joseph (1906–2004)

Charles Joseph Biederman of Red Wing, an influential and non-conformist American Modernist painter, sculptor and art theorist, made a lasting mark in American and international art circles.

Third Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Entering Little Rock

Third Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Entering Little Rock

The Third Minnesota triumphantly enters Little Rock in Stanley Arthurs's painting, in the Governor's Reception Room at the Minnesota State Capitol.

Exterior view of the Socialist Opera building in Virginia, Minnesota.

Socialist Opera House

Exterior view of the Socialist Opera building in Virginia, Minnesota. The grand opening of this building was on April 5-6, 1913. Used with permission from the Immigration History Research Center at the University of Minnesota.

La Pointe, Madeline Island, Lake Superior, Wisconsin.

La Pointe, Madeline Island, Lake Superior, Wisconsin.

La Pointe, Madeline Island, Lake Superior, Wisconsin, c.1905.

Ramsay Crooks

Ramsay Crooks

Portrait of Ramsay Crooks, undated. Artist unknown.

Wood Lake. Battle Field. 43 Mls. from Fort Ridgley [i.e. Ridgely]

Wood Lake. Battle Field. 43 Mls. from Fort Ridgley [i.e. Ridgely]

Drawing of view of Wood Lake Battlefield, forty-three miles from Fort Ridgely, c.1862. Drawing by Albert Colgrave.

Battle of Wood Lake

Battle of Wood Lake

Drawing of the Battle of Wood Lake, c.1896. From A thrilling narrative of the Minnesota massacre and the Sioux War of 1862–63 (A.P. Connolly. Chicago, 1896.)

Battle of Kelly's Field

Battle of Kelly's Field

1890 painting depicting the Second Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment at the Battle of Chickamauga, Georgia, September 20, 1863. Painted by artists Harry J. Kellogg, 1890.

Second Minnesota Regiment at Mission Ridge, Nov. 25, 1863

Second Minnesota Regiment at Missionary Ridge, Nov. 25, 1863

Stephen Volk's painting, in the Governor's Reception Room at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul, depicts Lt. Col. Judson W. Bishop leading his Second Minnesota Regiment in their famous assault on Missionary Ridge, November 25, 1863.

Camp at Traverse des Sioux

Camp at Traverse des Sioux

A drawing of the camp at the treaty negotiation site by Frank B. Mayer, 1851.

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